Local Bookshops that are Open and/or Selling Online - UPDATED

30 Sep 2020

As lockdown restrictions begin to ease, bookshops in Wales have started to reopen their doors since Monday 22 June 2020. Many continue to sell online too, offering click and collect, postal or local delivery services.

As lockdown restrictions begin to ease, bookshops in Wales have started to reopen their doors since Monday 22 June 2020. Many continue to sell online too, offering click and collect, postal or local delivery services.

We’ve been pulling together information about the arrangements of different shops on this page and updating the list as we receive new information. As this is a fast-moving situation, we may not always have the most recent and up to date details so do check with your local bookshop.

If you’re a bookseller in Wales and would like to add or update your details, please e-mail: post@books.wales

Awen Meirion, Y Bala – www.awenmeirion.com / @AwenMeirion / www.facebook.com/awenmeirion / Hoping to open on Monday (29/6) at the latest – new opening hours are 10-12pm and 4-8pm

Awen Menai, Menai Bridge – www.facebook.com/awen.menai / arystrydfawr.co.uk / awenmenai@gmail.com / 01248 715532 / Shop closed to the public at present and hoping to reopen weekend 4 July - depending on the situation in Anglesey. Revised opening hours - Tuesday to Saturday, 10.00-4.00pm

Awen Teifi, Cardigan – www.awenteifi.com www.facebook.com/Awen-Teifi Opening Monday 22/06, from 9am - 4pm

Anrhegaron, Tregaron – www.anrhegaron.cymru / Shop closed at present

Book-ish, Crickhowell – www.bookish.co.uk / @Bookishcrick / 01873 811 256 / Shop closed to the public / Order online, through social media or by telephone / Postal delivery offered

Browsers Bookshop, Porthmadog  – www.browsersbook.shop / 01766 512066 / Shop closed to the public / Order online or by telephone / Postal delivery offered

Burway Books, Church Stretton  – www.burwaybooks.co.uk / Twitter - @BurwayBooks / Instagram - burwaybooks / 01694 723388 / Open Monday – Saturday, 10-4pm

Bys a Bawd, Llanrwst  – Opening on 22 June

Caban, Cardiff  – Opening 22/06, regular hours

Cant a Mil, Cardiff  – www.cantamil.com / @siopcantamil / jo@cantamil.com / From 1 September the shop will be open Tuesday–Saturday 10.30-4.00pm / Order online, via email and through social media / Postal delivery offered

Chepstow Books, Chepstow  – Chepstow – We have relaunched our website www.chesptowbooks.co.uk Shop re-opening Monday, 22/06. Hours as follows: Monday – Wednesday (22-24/6) 10-3pm, Thursday 25/6h – 10-11:30am + 12:30-3pm. Saturday 27/6h – 10-4pm. From Monday the 29/6h onwards, hours will be from 10-4pm, Monday-Sat

Cofion Cynnes, Ystradgynlais  – Shop now open from 7am - 1pm

College Street Books, Rhydaman  – 07434 975578 / www.facebook.com/CollegeStreetBooks - Shop open 22/06 between 10-2pm.

Cover to Cover, Mumbles  – www.cover-to-cover.co.uk / https://twitter.com/CovertoCoverUK?lang=en / 01792 366363 / Shop open Monday to Saturday 10.00-2.00pm

Cowbridge Books, Cowbridge  – cowbridgebookshop@btconnect.co.uk / https://www.facebook.com/thecowbridgebookshop/ 01446 775105 / Open 22/06 from 9:30am.

Cwpwrdd Cornel, Llangefni  – Shop closed at present due to the situation in Anglesey, situation to be reviewed on a daily basis

Cwtsh, Pontyberem  – www.facebook.com/Y Cwtsh / Order online, through social media or by telephone - 01269 871600 / Postal delivery offered.

Cyfoes, Rhydaman  – www.facebook.com/Cyfoes / Shop closed at present. We are re-opening on 1 July. Opening hours – Monday to Saturday between 9.30-1.30pm.

Debbie’s Jewllers, Newcastle Emlyn  – https://www.facebook.com/AnrhegionCymraeg/ Shop closed at present. We are re-opening on Tuesday, 30/6 between 10.00-3.30pm.

Dragon’s Garden, Llandeilo  – www.facebook.com/Books at the Dragon’s Garden / www.dragons-garden.com / mandy@dragons-garden.com / Shop closed to the public / Order online or by email / Postal delivery offered.

Eaves and Lord Bookshop, Montgomery – 01686 668918 / Barrylord1965@btinternet.com / Shop re-opened on 6/8 on Thursday and Saturdays between 10.00-3.00

Elements of Pembrokeshire - We will be opening on 1 July. Hours: 10.00-5.00, 7 days a week.

Elfair, Rhuthun  – 07976 981490 / elfair@boyns.cymru Shop re-opened on 26/6. Opening hours - 10.00-5.30pm Monday to Friday and 10.00-5.00pm on Saturday

Eve’s Toy Shop, Llandeilo – Open between 10-5.00pm Monday to Saturday.

Ffab, Llandysul  – www.ffabcymru.co.uk  / Shop open between 9.00-1.00 at present and will assess the situation on a weekly basis.

Goldstones, Carmarthen – www.goldstonebooks.co.uk  / www.facebook.com/Goldstone Books / Shop closed at present / Order online

Great Oak Bookshop, Llanidloes  – https://greatoakbooks.co.uk / https://www.facebook.com/TheGreatOakBookshop?fref=ts / Order by telephone :01686 412959 or via website Contact Form or Facebook message / Opening 22/06. Hours – Mon-Fri (9:30 – 5:30pm), Saturday (9:30 – 4:30pm)

Griffin Books, Penarth  – www.griffinbooks.co.uk / info@griffinbooks.co.uk / 02020 706455 / Order online, by telephone or through social media / Postal delivery and local delivery offered / Opening 1 July.

Giggles, Barry  – www.facebook.com/Giggles-Barry-479792188748220 / Shop re-opened 26/6 with new opening hours - Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday between 10.00-3.00pm

Gwisgo, Aberaeron  – www.gwisgobookworm.co.uk / info@gwisgobookworm.co.uk / www.facebook.com/Gwisgo Bookworm / 01545 238282 / Shop closed to the public / Order available stock by telephone and social media. / Opening 22/06, from 11am

Hintons, Conwy  – @hintons.conwy / Shop closed to the public / Order through Instagram

Igam Ogam, Llandeilo  – www.igamogamgifts.co.uk / Opening 22/06. Open Monday, Thursday and Friday10-4pm

Inc, Aberystwyth  – https://www.facebook.com/Siop-Inc-121059026497 / mail@siopinc.com / 01970 626200 / 07834957158 / Opening 22/06 between 10-3pm

Llên Llŷn, Pwllheli  – 01758 612907 / Opening 22/06 from 9am

Llyfrau’r Enfys, Merthyr Tydfil  –  Shop open on Friday and Saturday between 10.00-2.00pm

Na Nog, Caernarfon  – facebook.com/SiopNanog / Instagram – siop_nanog / Twitter - @SiopNanog 01286 676946 / Opening 22/06, 10am

Narberth Museum Bookshop, Narberth  –  www.narberthmuseum.co.uk  / 01834 861719 / Shop closed at present / Order online

No 1 High St, Newtown  – www.no1highstreet.co.uk / 07866259710 / Open from 9-5pm, Mon - Sat

Palas Print, Caernarfon  –  www.palasprint.com / @PalasPrint / eirian@palasprint.com / Business open but shop-floor closed to public / Open Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday between 10-2pm for delivery pick ups.

Pen’rallt Gallery Bookshop, Machynlleth  – www.penralltgallerybookshop.co.uk / penralltbooks@gmail.com / 01654 700559 / Shop closed to the public / Order online, by email or by telephone

Pethe Powys, Welshpool  – Facebook - Pethe Powys / 01938 554540 / Shop re-opened 27/7 on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday between 10.00-3.00.

Poetry Bookshop, Hay-on-Wye – We intend to re-open on 6 July. Opening hours – Monday to Saturday 10-12pm. You may also visit during our 15 or 30 minutes slots (Wednesday to Saturday) between 1.00-5.00pm for those individuals who are nervous or high risk due to health. This is a chance to shop in a completely empty space.

Rhiannon, Tregaron  – www.facebook.com/Canolfan Rhiannon Centre / www.rhiannon.co.uk  / Shop closed to the public / Order online

The Rossiter Books Team. We are able to supply books to you by post. If you write to iloveit@rossiterbooks.co.uk with details of the books you are interested in, your phone number and your address we can email you back with availability and a breakdown of costs. - Open 22/06 Monday- Saturday between 10-40pm

Seaways, Fishguard  – Seawaysorders@gmail.com / 01348 873433 / Shop closed to the public / Order by telephone or by email / Postal delivery offered – Opening 25/06. Thursday, Friday and Saturday between 10-5pm

Siop Clwyd, Denbigh  – www.facebook.com/Siop-Clwyd-468077820051483 / Shop open Tuesday–Saturday between 10.00–4.00pm

Siop Cwlwm, Oswestry  – www.siopcwlwm.co.uk / 07814 033759 post@siopcwlwm.co.uk / Open every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 9am until 3.30pm / Order via www.siopcwlwm.co.uk or social media or phone. Free delivery for orders over £30, free collection from Oswestry Market.

Siop Dewi, Penrhyndeudraeth -  dewi11@btconnect.com / 01766 770266 -  Shop closed to the public / Order by phone, email or through social media / Delivery service offered

Siop Eifionydd, Porthmadog  – Opening 22/06

Siop Lewis, Llandudno  – www.facebook.com/sioplewis/ / www.sioplewis.cymru / @sioplewis /We are open – between 10.00-1.00pm

Siop Lyfrau’r Hen Bost, Blaenau Ffestiniog  –  We are open! Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday – 10.00-4.00pm

Siop Ogwen, Bethesda  – @siopogwen / https://www.facebook.com/siopogwen/ / siop@ogwen.org / Shop closed at present

Siop y Pentan, Carmarthen  – We are open from today (24/6) between 9.00-5.00pm.

Siop y Pethe, Aberystwyth  – www.siopypethe.cymru / post@siopypethe.cymru / 01970 617 120 / Open 22/06 between 10-4pm

Siop Tŷ Tawe, Swansea  – https://www.facebook.com/Ysioptytawe/ New opening hours from 01/10 shop open on Thursday, Friday and Saturday between 10.00-2.00 pm.

Siop Sian, Crymych  – https://www.facebook.com/SiopSian/ / Shop closed at present. Re-opening on Thursday (25/6) Tuesday-Friday 9.30-4.30, Saturday 9.00-12.00pm

Siop y Siswrn, Mold  – 01352 753200 / siopysiswrn@aol.com / Facebook - Siop Y Siswrn / www.siopysiswrn.com / Orders received via email, Facebook and telephone - dependable postal service / Shop is open 9.30-4.30 everyday apart from Thursday and Sunday.

Siop Siwan, Wrexham  – https://www.facebook.com/siopsiwan/ Shop open from Monday to Saturday 10.00-4.00pm / Email tecstiliausiwmai@outlook.com to order any specific book or to arrange delivery.

Siop y Smotyn Du, Lampeter  – Shop closed at present. We are hoping to re-open on 6 July with limited opening hours.

St David’s Bookshop, St David’s  – Shop closed at present

Tenby Bookshop, Tenby  – https://www.facebook.com/tenbybookshop / 01834 843514 / Shop closed to the public / Order by telephone

The Hours, Brecon  – www.thehoursbrecon.co.uk / Shop open - Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday between 11.00-4.00pm.

T-Hwnt, Carmarthen  – Shop closed at present

Tŷ’r Gwrhyd, Pontardawe  – www.facebook.com/Tyrgwrhyd/ / 07990153730 / Shop has re-opened and it is possible to order any book over the phone 07990 153730 or email post@gwrhyd.cymru. You can then arrange a slot between 11.00–2.00 to collect any orders.

Verzon Bookshop Gallery, Llandrindod Wells  – www.facebook.com/VerzonBookshopGallery / Opening 22/06 at 9am

Victoria Bookshop, Haverfordwest  – https://www.facebook.com/VictoriaBookshop / 01437 762750 / Opening 22/06 at 8:30am

Y Felin, Cardiff  – Shan@siopyfelin.co.uk / 02920 692999 / Shop open Monday to Friday between 9.30-4.30 and Saturday 10.00-2.00

Ystwyth Books, Aberystwyth  – 01970 639479 / 07590 764115 / www.facebook.com/Ystwyth Books / Open 22/06 between 11 – 5:30pm

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